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Michael E. Gibbons

Senior Managing Director

General Info

Michael Gibbons is founder of Brown Gibbons Lang & Company. Michael provides an active senior role to client engagements and business development opportunities. Immediately prior to forming BGL, Michael was president and CEO of Underwood, Neuhaus & Company, a leading regional securities and investment banking firm in Houston, Texas. While with this firm, he also held positions as executive vice president, head of capital markets and manager of corporate finance. Before joining Underwood, Michael was a senior vice president and served on the operating management committee of McDonald & Company Securities, Inc., in Cleveland, Ohio.


B.S., cum laude, Economics and Political Science, Kenyon College
M.S., Management, Case Western Reserve University
J.D., Cleveland State University


Executive Committee Member and Past Chairman, Global M&A Partners Ltd.
Director, Audit Committee Member and Chairman of the Finance and Planning Committee, Associated Estates Realty Corporation (NYSE, NASDAQ: AEC) Board
Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee and Compensation Committee Member, Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ: PLPC) Board
Director, Northeast Ohio Advisory Board, U.S. Bank Corp
Trustee, Vice Chairman and Executive Committee Member, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission
Visiting Committee Member, Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management
Finance Advisory Board Member, University of Akron College of Business
Visiting Committee and National Advisory Council Member, Cleveland Marshall College of Law
Member, Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)


Series 7, 24, 52, 53, 63 and 79 Licensed